Forward Cities Reaches into Cleveland Neighborhoods

Cleveland is off to a robust start on its Forward Cities Initiative. To set the stage for the work, IBM sent two consultants to Cleveland to assist with the work of the Inclusive Innovation Council. The consultants spent four weeks assessing the current...

Entrepreneurial Activity and Connectivity in Durham

On April 25, the Durham community collaborated to bring inspiration, ideas, and innovation to the most unlikely of suspects: high school students. The right partners, in the perfect space to the backdrop of the right music, created the perfect collision of worlds....

TechTown Detroit at NOEW

Regina Ann Campbell, managing director of TechTown Detroit with a focus on place-based entrepreneurship, reflects on her experience at this year's New Orleans Entrepreneur Week with the Forward Cities team.  During my trip to New Orleans I...